An aging businessman stands at the grave of an old colleague. As he does so, he recalls a climactic incident in the life of both of them that lead to the dead man's destruction.

"A fine act of trespass..."—The Mercury

  • heightened naturaliam
  • 30
  • 2 total
  • 2 male identifying
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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EXTRACT: There was a wild ruck, Nigel was right in the thick of it, and suddenly there he was, flat on his back on the blind side, head and shoulders exposed just at my feet, and without any thought whatever I lashed out at his head with my boot hard as I could.It was a totally gratuitous act, spontaneous and violent, just like the game, and as I lashed out, God help me I will never forget this long as I live, Nigel swung his head around, and I kicked half his face in.

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